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ped·i·cel

(ped'i-sel), Do not confuse this word with pedicle.
The secondary process of a podocyte, which helps form the visceral capsule of a renal corpuscle.
Synonym(s): footplate2, foot-plate ☆ , foot process
[Mod. L. pedicellus, dim. of L. pes, foot]

pedicel

/ped·i·cel/ (ped´ĭ-sel) a footlike part, especially any of the secondary processes of a podocyte.

pedicel

(pĕd′ĭ-səl, -sĕl′)
n.
1. Botany
a. A small stalk or stalklike part bearing a single flower in an inflorescence.
b. A support for a fern sporangium or moss capsule.
2. See pedicle.

ped′i·cel′lar (-sĕl′ər) adj.

ped·i·cel

(ped'i-sel)
The secondary process of a podocyte, which helps form the visceral capsule of a renal corpuscle.
Synonym(s): foot process, footplate (2) , foot-plate.
[Mod. L. pedicellus, dim. of L. pes, foot]

pedicel

the stalk of a flower.
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5-5 mm long, triangular or ovate, abaxially tomentose, adaxially glabrous, eglandular; peduncle 1-3 mm long; bracteoles like bracts but smaller, 1-2 mm long, one of the pair usually bearing a large abaxial gland; pedicel 3-7 mm long.
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Members of the varicornis group have a continuous trilling song, wide tegmina, and often have two marks on the scape and pedicel.
It swells, its papery sheath opens and the big white drop is free to dangle, supported only by a hair-fine stem - the pedicel.
Next the flowers were dissected and the pedicel and receptacle (one unit), one sepal, one petal, one stamen and the pistil were isolated.
On the other hand, unexpected phenomena were observed, such as berry attachment to the pedicel of Thompson Seedless grapes being increased with gibberellin and berry shatter decreased (Retamales and Cooper, 1993).
Head and thorax brown, buccular and genal regions reddish brown, first and second labial segments pale, third segment brown, membranous areas between buccula and first segment, first and second segment, and truncate tip of third segment whitish; scape and pedicel pale, basiflagellomere and distiflagellomere slightly darker (Fig.
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